About IPTector 

IPTector™ was founded by Morten Birkeland in 2014 after decades of serving in international corporations both as intellectual property expert and executive, with the mission to provide intellectual property counselling and services meeting real life strategic and operational needs in industry. IPTector™ aims at cultivating long term relationships with its customer and frequently enters long term service contracts offering “more for less” to its customers.

In addition to the law firm the IPTector™ family include IPtector™ Assets actively investing in tech start-ups and other projects.

IPTector™ operates out of the greater Copenhagen - the capitol area of Denmark.







Team Professionals 

Morten Birkeland

Managing Partner


+45 30864210



Academic background:   

MSc. (chem Ing), Technical University, Denmark

MLaw (LL.M.), University of Strasbourg, France



Trainings and Certificates:          

D.E.S.U. Patent Litigation, University of Strasbourg, France

European Patent, design and trademark Attorney

Career and experience:              

2014 -                  IPtector™ Founder and Managing Partner

2016 - 2018        Evolva SA, Vice President

2010 - 2014        Danisco/DuPont, Director. 

2007 - 2010        Nycomed, Director.

2003 - 2007        Novozymes, Head of Patents.

2000 - 2003        Novozymes, Patent Manager.

1997 - 2000        Novo Nordisk, Patent Attorney.

1994 - 1997        Novo Nordisk, Scientist.

1994                    DTU, Research assistant.